Ashland is a city located in Ashland County, Ohio. With a 2020 population of 20,535, it is the 81st largest city in Ohio and the 1806th largest city in the United States. Ashland is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually and its population has increased by 0.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 20,362 in 2010. Ashland reached it's highest population of 21,249 in 2000. Spanning over 11 miles, Ashland has a population density of 1,818 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ashland is $60,020 with a poverty rate of 12.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $722 per month, and the median house value is $105,200. The median age in Ashland is 36 years, 35.1 years for males, and 38.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.